When is the best time to go to Mývatn?

When is the best time to go to Mývatn? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best month in Mývatn is July
  • The coldest months are January, February, March and December
  • The rainiest months are January, February, March, August, September, October, November and December

For full information about the climate and weather in Mývatn a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 22°F/29°F
60%
4.9in
February 22°F/29°F
61%
4.5in
March 22°F/32°F
67%
4.8in
April 25°F/36°F
56%
3.6in
May 32°F/45°F
52%
3.7in
June 49°F/54°F
51%
2.6in
July 47°F/58°F
60%
4.2in
August 43°F/54°F
58%
5in
September 40°F/49°F
61%
4.8in
October 31°F/38°F
61%
5.4in
November 25°F/31°F
63%
5.6in
December 22°F/27°F
64%
5.1in

Weather and climate in Mývatn

  • From january to may the climate is the worst possible. The temperature rises to 45°F and it rains about 3.7in each month.
  • In the month of june the climate is bad. At lunchtime, it's 52°F in average and you can expect to have 2.6in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In july the climate is not good, but still OK. the thermometer goes up to 58°F°C and it rains about 60% of the time in july.
  • In the month of august the climate is not good. At lunchtime, it's 50°F in average and it rains in august about 5in.
  • Between the months of september and december the climate is very bad. In average, on the morning it is 22°F and, in december, 20 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Mývatn

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Mývatn: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

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